The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Ancestry report for Elizabeth Bridger [Head], needle woman, daughter of Edward Head, farm labourer and Eliza Head [Weeks]
Generation No. 1
1. Elizabeth Bridger [Head], needle woman was the daughter of (2) Edward Head, farm labourer and (3) Eliza Head [Weeks]. She was born 1838 at Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 25th Mar 1838 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Edward Head (labourer) and Eliza Head
She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
iEmily Jane who was born 1861 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 7th Apr 1861 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Elizabeth Head
iiVirgil Edward Bridger who was born 1864 Five Ashes, Hadlow Down, Sussex; christened 13th Mar 1864 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex, son of Elizabeth Head
iiiCaesar Augustus who was born 1866 Mayfield, Sussex
She married Frederick Bridger on July to Sep 1878, registered at Lewes District, Sussex, ref: 1878 Q3 Vol 2b Page 261. He was the son of John Bridger, farm labourer and Susannah Bridger. He was born 8th Nov 1826 at Frenches, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 31st Dec 1826 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Charles Bridger (labourer) and Susanna Bridger. They had the following children:
iEllen who was born 1879 Mayfield, Sussex
iiSusan Alice who was born Jan 1881 Mayfield, Sussex
 
Generation No. 2
2. Edward Head, farm labourer He was born 1810 to 1815 at Sussex
He married Eliza Weeks on 10th Nov 1833 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. She was born 1815; died Apr 1841 at Coggins Mill, Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 26 years; buried 20th Apr 1841 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iKatherine (Caroline) who was born 1834 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 5th Jan 1834 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Edward Head (labourer) and Eliza Head; died Mar 1836 Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 2 years; buried 27th Mar 1836 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiLois who was born 1835 Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 8th Mar 1835 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Edward Head (labourer) and Eliza Head
iiiEdward who was born 1836 Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Apr 1836 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Edward Head (labourer) and Eliza Head; died Jan 1837 Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 11 months; buried 15th Jan 1837 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
ivElizabeth who was born 1838 Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 25th Mar 1838 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Edward Head (labourer) and Eliza Head
 
3. Eliza Head [Weeks] She was born 1815; died Apr 1841 at Coggins Mill, Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 26 years; buried 20th Apr 1841 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
She married Edward Head on 10th Nov 1833 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. He was born 1810 to 1815 at Sussex. They had the following children:
iKatherine (Caroline) who was born 1834 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 5th Jan 1834 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Edward Head (labourer) and Eliza Head; died Mar 1836 Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 2 years; buried 27th Mar 1836 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiLois who was born 1835 Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 8th Mar 1835 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Edward Head (labourer) and Eliza Head
iiiEdward who was born 1836 Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Apr 1836 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Edward Head (labourer) and Eliza Head; died Jan 1837 Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 11 months; buried 15th Jan 1837 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
ivElizabeth who was born 1838 Five Ashes, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 25th Mar 1838 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Edward Head (labourer) and Eliza Head
 

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